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Myanmar Public Holidays
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 Year 2007
January 4
February 12
March 2
March 3
March 27
April 13
April 17
May 1
May 1
June 29
July 19
October 26
November 24
December 3
December 25

Independence Day
Union Day
Peasants’ Day (anniversary of the 1962 coup)
Full Moon of Tabaung
Armed Forces Day
Thingyan (Water Festival)
Myanmar New Year
Full Moon of Kasone
Labour Day
Waso Full Moon
Martyrs’ Day
Full Moon of Thadingyut (End of Buddhist Lent)
Tazaungmon Full Moon Day
National Day
Christmas Day

Buddhist holidays are scheduled depending on lunar sightings, therefore, dates listed here are only approximations. Additional festivals celebrated by minorities include the Hindu Devali festival in November; Islamic observance of Bakri Idd in late November; Easter and Christmas; and the Karen New Year observed in early January. For more information, contact the Embassy (see Contact section) .
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